Lucas M. West

Lucas M. West

Lucas grew up in Mustang, Oklahoma, and attended college at Texas Christian University. He graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in political science and psychology. He was a member of the John V Roach Honors College and community outreach organizations. He came back to Oklahoma to attend the University of Oklahoma College of Law where he worked in the civil division of the legal clinic and participated in the national mock trial team. He graduated in 2018.

Lucas worked as an intern at the Oklahoma County District Attorney's Office before coming to work as a legal intern for Nichols Dixon. He passed the bar and became a full fledged attorney with the firm; he has been here for almost two years. He is licensed to practice in all municipal and state courts.

Lucas has a passion for guiding his clients through the labyrinthine legal process and helping them reach positive resolutions. Every person's case is the most important to them, and it's Lucas' goal to give clients the individualized and tenacious representation they deserve.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Criminal
  • Guardianships
  • Debt Collection (small claims and civil claims)
  • Traffic Tickets (Commercial Drivers)

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 2018

Education

  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D.
  • Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas
    • B.S. summa cum laude
    • Major: Political Science, Psychology
    • Minor: History

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Award, 2015 - 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma State Bar, Young Lawyer Division Officer, 2018 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Oklahoma County District Attorney's Office, Legal Extern, 2015

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Extern, 2016
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), 2015 - 2016

Languages

  • English